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Ninth Circuit Largely Upholds Injunction on President Trump’s Revised Travel Ban

On Monday, June 12, a second Federal Appeals Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in a per curiam decision, affirmed a nationwide preliminary injunction of President Trump’s revised travel ban that was issued March 15, 2017, by a U.S. District Court judge in Hawaii.  President Trump’s second Executive Order (EO), “Protecting … Continue Reading

Fourth Circuit Upholds Nationwide Injunction on President Trump’s Revised Travel Ban

On Thursday, May 25, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in an en banc decision, affirmed a nationwide preliminary injunction on President Trump’s revised travel ban that was issued March 16, 2017, by a U.S. District Court judge in Maryland. President Trump’s new executive order (EO), “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist … Continue Reading

Ninth Circuit Strikes Down Provision Affecting Permanent Residency Applicants Who ‘Age Out’ Before Reaching Priority Date

On September 26, a divided U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) erred in denying the children of foreign nationals with pending adjustment of status applications an opportunity to retain their priority dates when they "age out," or turn 21 years old.… Continue Reading
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